Welcome to

Research Gateway University

Excellence in education – beyond borders!


Some of the many ways in which we are making a difference, alhamdolillah

$0 tution fee

All our Islamic studies courses are offered at absolutely no cost to the students.

Best teachers

We bring forth courses from some of the most profound scholars and teachers from all over the world.

Multi-lingual resources

Considering the geographical spread of our students, our university offers courses in multiple languages.


We understand and appreciate diverse learning styles of our students and accordingly present our courses in multiple formats.


For most of our courses, students can obtain the certificates of completion straight away when they complete the course activities.

No access restrictions

Once enrolled, you will have the freedom to access courses whenever you like. We do not put any access restriction on your right to learn.

About us

Research Gateway University is a project of RGS, Pakistan which is registered under The Societies Registration Act, 1860 of Pakistan and is serving the higher education sector in Pakistan for a number of years. Some of our key achievements are as follows.


We regularly publish quality research through our journal, The Scholar, which is approved by Higher Education Commission of Pakistan and is indexed by various local and international agencies.


Our courses are endorsed and recommended by Australian Islamic Library which is one of the most notable scholarly repositories from Western Australia.


Our press has published books on humanities, social sciences, Islamic studies and other related disciplines. These books are highly admired by scholars and students alike.

Public Courses

One of our key strengths is our public courses and educational campaigns focusing on research skills, educational quality assurance, use of scientific software and other relevant aspects.

Note: RGUI is currently offering short courses only and has not sought an accreditation at this stage. We will consider accreditation options in future, inshaAllah, as required.

How to access RGUI on mobile devices

With Moodle app, you can download our complete courses for offline viewing and listening. Here is how you can do that:

  1. Download the the MOODLE app on your mobile device from Google play or Apple store
  2. Connect using our ‘Site Address’: www.rgu-international.org/moodle30 
  3. Enter your login and password to enjoy the courses.

Some of our courses

Meet the management committee

Dr. Basheer Ahmed Dars

Manager Student Experience, Founder

Dr. Basheer Ahmed Rind

Manager Student Services

Mr. m. nabeel musharraf

Manager Learning Design, Co-founder

Note: All our staff members work on volunteer basis.